Viva Cuba – Cuba – 2005 – Comedy/Drama – Boy and girl best-friends are threatened with separation by their class-conscious single moms, so they decide to run away to find her father. Advertisements
Talking with Spirits – Bali – 2011 – Documentary – A strange-but-true journey into the spirit world. See trance dancers possessed by gods. Learn how spirit channels from the unseen world assist healers. Join in the midnight graveyard rituals as high priests bring down the spirits to activate ceremonial masks. A cinematic inspiration with never before… Continue reading Talking with Spirits
Unmistaken Child – Nepal – 2009 – Documentary – In Nepal, a venerable monk, Geshe Lama Konchog, dies and one of his disciples, a youthful monk named Tenzin Zopa, searches for his master’s reincarnation. The film follows his search to the Tsum Valley where he finds a young boy of the right age who uncannily responds… Continue reading Unmistaken Child
America America – USA – 1963 – Drama – Elia Kazan, director of such classics as On the Waterfront and Rebel Without a Cause, (and grandfather of actress Zoe Kazan), wrote and directed the epic story of how his uncle emigrated to the United States in the 1890’s. Shot on location in Turkey & Greece, it chronicles… Continue reading America America
Outsourced – USA/India – 2006 – Comedy. When the 32-year-old manager of a Seattle customer call center receives word that his entire Order Fulfillment department is about to be outsourced to India, his initial anger gives way to a newfound sense of wonder as he travels to Mumbai to train his replacement. “A charming film… Continue reading Outsourced
Backbeat – 1994 – Anglo-German drama film directed by Iain Softley. It chronicles the early days of the Beatles in Hamburg, Germany. The film focuses primarily on the relationship between Stuart Sutcliffe (Stephen Dorff) and John Lennon (Ian Hart), and also with Sutcliffe’s German girlfriend Astrid Kirchherr (Sheryl Lee).
Georgia O’Keefe – USA – 2009 – Drama – Bob Balaban, director. The painter’s life after meeting Alfred Stieglitz. Starring Joan Allen & Jeremy Irons.